AP NEWS

Rep Candidates at a Glance

August 23, 2018

Rady Mom

Age: 48

City/Town: Lowell

Occupation: State representative and therapist

Favorite hobby: Music, time with his kids and meditation

Role model: Parents, grandparents and teachers

Biggest criticism of the state Legislature: The unpredictability of revenues.

Jim Leary

Age: 51

City/Town: Lowell

Occupation: Vice president of claims for an insurance company

Favorite hobby: Hiking, anything outdoors

Role model: Teddy Roosevelt

Biggest criticism of the state Legislature: The state should budget education for more than one year at a time. That would help schools plan their budgets.

Sam Meas

Age: 46

City/Town: Lowell

Occupation: Real estate agent, insurance broker and tax preparer

Favorite hobby: Fishing

Role model: Gandhi

Biggest criticism of the state Legislature: Too much politics, and not enough getting done in terms of substance.

Rithy Uong

Age: 58

City/Town: Lowell

Occupation: Guidance counselor

Favorite hobby: Singing

Role model: Parents

Biggest criticism of the state Legislature: Lack of a push to make sure the foundation budget provides adequate funding for our city.

AP RADIO
Update hourly